Mandriva: Updated rpmdrake packages fix various bugs
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Mandrake This update fixes a crash when reading packages with an empty backport media (#36720). This is a rare bug since DVD media did not include backport media, and network media provides a non-empty backport media. It also makes sure that a wait dialog always got destroyed (#36921).
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 Mandriva Linux Advisory                                   MDVA-2008:024
 http://www.mandriva.com/security/
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 Package : rpmdrake
 Date    : February 8, 2008
 Affected: 2008.0
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 Problem Description:
 
 This update fixes a crash when reading packages with an empty backport
 media (#36720).  This is a rare bug since DVD media did not include
 backport media, and network media provides a non-empty backport media.
 
 It also makes sure that a wait dialog always got destroyed (#36921).
 Due to a bug, in some error cases, the dialog was not destroyed,
 thus blocking the GUI until rpmdrake was closed.
 
 Last but not least, it makes MandrivaUpdate ignore backport media
 tagged as update (#36654).
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 References:
 
 http://qa.mandriva.com/show_bug.cgi?id=36654
 http://qa.mandriva.com/show_bug.cgi?id=36921
 http://qa.mandriva.com/show_bug.cgi?id=36720
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 Updated Packages:
 
 Mandriva Linux 2008.0:
 3a72e1bc936fba226a5186e2d5718393  2008.0/i586/park-rpmdrake-3.117.3-1.1mdv2008.0.i586.rpm
 7175c31800638911f041eddcab901158  2008.0/i586/rpmdrake-3.117.3-1.1mdv2008.0.i586.rpm 
 f8bfd377934820cc700a5a792379c111  2008.0/SRPMS/rpmdrake-3.117.3-1.1mdv2008.0.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2008.0/X86_64:
 fb8e746b01d775c7359319550f8806f5  2008.0/x86_64/park-rpmdrake-3.117.3-1.1mdv2008.0.x86_64.rpm
 8efd063d8a57d951879b849b1af9f179  2008.0/x86_64/rpmdrake-3.117.3-1.1mdv2008.0.x86_64.rpm 
 f8bfd377934820cc700a5a792379c111  2008.0/SRPMS/rpmdrake-3.117.3-1.1mdv2008.0.src.rpm
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 Type Bits/KeyID     Date       User ID
 pub  1024D/22458A98 2000-07-10 Mandriva Security Team